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Inside Amazon, Diversity Concerns Flare Up After Harassment Accusations
(NICK WINGFIELD @ 21.10.2017 03:35)
Amazon?s handling of accusations of sexual harassment involving Roy Price, who ran its movie and television operations, has set off confusion, debate and finger-pointing.

Feature: How the Appetite for Emojis Complicates the Effort to Standardize the World?s Alphabets
(MICHAEL ERARD @ 18.10.2017 11:05)
Do the volunteers behind Unicode, whose mission is to bring all human languages into the digital sphere, have enough bandwidth to deal with emojis too?

Meet the People Who Will Defend Google, Facebook and Twitter Before Lawmakers
The internet companies are putting their general counsels in the hot seats in front of lawmakers on Nov. 1.

Bits: Farhad and Mike?s Week in Tech: Regulation Is Looming
(FARHAD MANJOO and MIKE ISAAC @ 20.10.2017 15:00)
In this week?s tech newsletter, the tech giants battle Washington?s regulatory fervor. Also, Lyft gets a lot of money, and Google may remake Toronto.

With...Susan Fowler: She?s 26, and Brought Down Uber?s C.E.O. What?s Next?
(MAUREEN DOWD @ 22.10.2017 04:22)
In her first interview since the essay that started a wave of sexual-harassment revelations, Susan Fowler tells her life story and looks to the future.

Confirm or Deny ... Susan Fowler
(MAUREEN DOWD @ 21.10.2017 11:00)
The former Uber employee has deleted her account. But would she ever go back?

Mind: How Fiction Becomes Fact on Social Media
(BENEDICT CAREY @ 20.10.2017 21:06)
Platforms like Facebook and Twitter offer up memes designed to feel real, if only for an instant ? long enough for our minds to make a false connection.

The Woman Who Created #MeToo Long Before Hashtags
(SANDRA E. GARCIA @ 21.10.2017 01:25)
Tarana Burke was helping victims of sexual harassment long before Alyssa Milano?s tweet gave the movement a boost.

Tech Tip: Taking Your iTunes Library to Android
(J. D. BIERSDORFER @ 20.10.2017 15:36)
Apple?s iTunes Store used to be more restrictive, but if you?ve purchased music there in the past eight years, you can play it more places.

Hundreds of Mysterious Stone ?Gates? Found in Saudi Arabia?s Desert
(NICHOLAS ST. FLEUR @ 20.10.2017 17:32)
With Google Earth, archaeologists have uncovered strange stone structures that may have been built by nomadic tribes in ancient lava fields.



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